INCOME TAXES (Tables)
|3 Months Ended|
Mar. 31, 2019
|Income Tax Disclosure [Abstract]|
|Income tax provision (benefit)||
The income tax provision (benefit) for the three months ended March 31, 2019 and 2018 consists of the following:
Tabular disclosure of the components of income tax expense attributable to continuing operations for each year presented including, but not limited to: current tax expense (benefit), deferred tax expense (benefit), investment tax credits, government grants, the benefits of operating loss carryforwards, tax expense that results from allocating certain tax benefits either directly to contributed capital or to reduce goodwill or other noncurrent intangible assets of an acquired entity, adjustments of a deferred tax liability or asset for enacted changes in tax laws or rates or a change in the tax status of the entity, and adjustments of the beginning-of-the-year balances of a valuation allowance because of a change in circumstances that causes a change in judgment about the realizability of the related deferred tax asset in future years.
Reference 1: http://fasb.org/us-gaap/role/ref/legacyRef